North Memorial Health Names Trevor Sawallish Chief Operating Officer


Trevor SawallishNorth Memorial Health is pleased to announce that Trevor Sawallish has accepted the role of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Previously, Sawallish served as North Memorial Health’s interim Chief Hospital Officer.  

In this new position, Sawallish will oversee North Memorial Health’s operations, including its hospitals, clinics and ambulance services, and the technology and infrastructure that support each of these areas.  

“With his bias for action balanced with his ability to listen and understand, Trevor has earned his reputation as a strong relationship builder, forward thinker and results-oriented leader,” said J. Kevin Croston, MD, CEO of North Memorial Health. “Already in his short time with us, I’ve been impressed by Trevor’s ability to bring together the best parts of our clinics, hospitals and EMS services to improve system operations across North. I look forward to our continued work together.”

Sawallish brings more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry including hospital, ambulatory and integrated delivery network leadership roles. He has held previous executive leadership roles at Dean Clinic, Children’s Minnesota and SSM Health.  

About North Memorial Health

At North Memorial Health, we are on a mission to change healthcare. We’re delivering unmatched customer service and empowering our patients throughout the Twin Cities to achieve their best health. North Memorial Health offers a complete spectrum of primary care and specialty services to meet patient’s unique healthcare needs. North Memorial Health provides access to the high-quality, low-cost care throughout the Twin Cities through its specialty and primary care clinics, home care offering, medical transportation services and two hospitals – North Memorial Health Hospital and Maple Grove Hospital – and 900+ doctors and 5,000+ team members that are dedicated to delivering a more connected experience for our patients.